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Brown's Cafe Bistro and Bar - CLOSED

5-7 Rubys Avenue | Fernwood, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3RS, England
+44 1636 918286
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Jul 9, 2015
“Closed :(”
Jul 6, 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, British, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5-7 Rubys Avenue | Fernwood, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3RS, England
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Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

Been to Browns many times and really enjoyed the atmosphere but it's now closed. It's gonna take something special to replace them.

Thank Turkish_12
Reviewed July 6, 2015

Always enjoyed going to Brown's. Lovely staff, good food and drink and great environment. So sad to go for my morning latte yesterday and find it closed down !

Thank joycie-p
Reviewed June 7, 2015

great breakfast would like to go everyday not sure my stomach would agree,been for evening meals before ,and always a pleasure to go for a glass of wine and a chat

Thank 525DAVID
Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

Went for a midweek meal and enjoyed the food. Steak, burger and chips were all good. Free cocktail on Wednesdays for ladies. Staff wee very friendly and helpful, service good. Will be back. Handy to have on our doorstep and good to see its returning...More

Thank HolidayGB
Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

Over 20 ladies had a great Hen Night at Browns, Fernwood. Lovely food and excellent service. Cocktails are first class and we all had a great evening. Have also been to Browns for food as a couple and also had great food and service.

Thank Angwyncaravanning
Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

Turned up on a Friday afternoon unannounced with my father, wife, daughter her husband and the dog. We were warmly greeted and quickly seated. Drinks were offered and swiftly provided. The food order was taken and promptly served with no errors. Service was good and...More

Thank sillingworth
Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

We booked to come here a few weeks ago as we'd been told it gets busy at the weekends. Living on Fernwood we thought it'd be an ideal place to spend our anniversary as we've had lunch here before and the food was so lovely...More

Thank zoeanne7
Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

I've never been to browns despite being from Balderton. My friend and I decided on afternoon tea and made a reservation for browns fri afternoon. The bar is quirky and cosy I really liked the interior and decor, which added to the tea atmosphere. Tea...More

Thank 169NadZ30
Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

Close to The Tawny Owl, and given a choice Brown's wins everytime. Food is good, atmosphere is different! Not sure about the white gloves but each to their own.

Thank Chris W
browns-newark, Manager at Brown's Cafe Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2015

Thank you for your review. Pleased to know that we are your choice venue in the area and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed May 7, 2015

I live close by to Browns and have visited frequently, great place and atmosphere all the time I just wished that the staff were the same every time that you go in ! They don't always get the orders correct and miss items that you...More

Thank Mark G
browns-newark, Manager at Brown's Cafe Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2015

Hi thank you for your review. Very pleased to hear you enjoy visiting our venue and we are currently training new staff up ready for the busy summer months ahead now that the sun is starting to show. We do provide a lively atmosphere in...More

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-7 Rubys Avenue | Fernwood, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3RS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 918286
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